September 19, 2023

High emitters taken to court by island states

A number of Pacific island states are included in a group of countries taking high-emitting countries to court to seek a protection of the oceans.

Listen to the full report on ABC Pacific Beat (8 min)

Leaders from a dozen climate vulnerable countries - four of them from the Pacific - have criticised "endless" climate change negotiations at the start of an unprecedented maritime court hearing in Hambury, Germany.

Read the full report on ABC Pacific Beat